Environmental Discovery Center

Mission Statement

The Environmental Discovery Center's mission is to foster an awareness and appreciation of the natural environment by providing stimulating environmental education programs that inspire participants to be active stewards of their surrounding natural resources.

Environmental Discovery Center

About the Center

The City of Ormond Beach’s Environmental Discovery Center (EDC) provides visitors with a glimpse into the diverse ecosystems of Ormond Beach, specifically Central Park. This 2,000 square foot facility is designed to be self-guided. The building serves as a hub for the programming and special events that will immerse visitors in these ecosystems and provide hands-on education. If you are interested in volunteering at the EDC, please complete our online volunteer interest form

Visit the Center

Located in Central Park at:
601 Division Avenue
Ormond Beach, FL 32174
(386) 615-7081


The EDC is free and open to the public. Call us for field trip information and fees (386) 615-7081

front of Environmental Discovery Center
Click here for map of Central Park 

Hours of Operation:

Monday: CLOSED
Tuesday: 10:00am - 4:00pm
Wednesday: 10:00am - 4:00pm Thursday: 10:00am - 4:00pm Friday: 10:00am - 4:00 pm   Saturday: 10am - 4:00 pm
Sunday: CLOSED

Enviro Camp 2022 

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Joyce Ebbets Scholarship Essay for Enviro Camp

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